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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.21944

PreservedSpecimen of Meridiastra calcar | Eight-arm seastar recorded on 1988-04-26

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number J.21944
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1134403; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.21944
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.21944
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Springthorpe, R.T. Roger|Australian Museum|Invertebrates, M. Marine
Supplied as "Springthorpe, Roger Tenison - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
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License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Invertebrates - Marine & Other
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "New combination for Patiriella calcar";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "New combination for Patiriella calcar";
Collecting date 1988-04-26
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1075573

Taxonomy

Scientific name Meridiastra calcar
Supplied scientific name "Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eight-arm seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Species Meridiastra calcar
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to (Lamarck, 1816)
Accepted name usage Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Latitude -38.833
Longitude 143.583
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Blanket Bay, Cape Otway
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[VIC 78] Australia, Victoria, Blanket Bay, Cape Otway (38° 50' S, 143° 35' E) 26/04/1988 - 26/04/1988";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 143° 35' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 50' S

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 43b85c74-dd21-4360-b49a-3b7c69ab980d
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)
    Coordinates -38.833,143.583
    Collector [Springthorpe, R.T. Roger|Australian Museum|Invertebrates, M. Marine]
    Year 1988
    Month 04
    Related records
    Record UUID 9726c0ed-aea1-47e3-a36b-e8ec2e88d9d1
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)
    Coordinates -38.833,143.583
    Collector [Springthorpe, R.T. Roger|Australian Museum|Invertebrates, M. Marine]
    Year 1988
    Month 04
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Occurrence was compared without day
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant 7. Other methods
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Otway
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Vegetation
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5636
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8797
    Endemism 0.015620692
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011319134
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 12.679012 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.090928 index
    Species Richness 8.518518 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0011925
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.2761896
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.2643456
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 112.88365 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 194.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 50.21111 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.42333332 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04777778 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 82.8962 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 44.762222 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2066123
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.0025342 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.6987251 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.4482179
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20568988
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.223196
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 118.68667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -29.987453 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -141.73222 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 64.23334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.855555 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.231852 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.2555556 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.114166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.643148 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.136658 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.637778 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.497778 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9066772 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5377808 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.687775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.471016 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.5488892 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.6810913 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.7611084 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.774445 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.146667 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1062.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 369.25 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 168.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 169.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 369.25 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -3.3443182 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -129.95619 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.05 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.6749997 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.650002 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.05 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 48.75
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.95 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.6749997 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.175 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.825 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.35 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.375 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4825 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.9125
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.025 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.05 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.35 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 329.89673 km/day
    Wind run - month max 376.28256 km/day
    Wind run - month min 284.98236 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.884493 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.4819903 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.233605 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.344671 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.122539 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.344671 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.4557366 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.7359567 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.7359567 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1006.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 347.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 125.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 347.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 156.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 67.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2860.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.116619036 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 954.99786 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 100.0 Percentage
    Social
    Age 44.7 years
    Age - prime group 23.4 Count
    Disadvantaged 1027.15 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 15.3 %
    Education - vocational training 28.3 %
    Employment 14.0 %
    Home ownership 68.0 %
    Income - high 19.9 %
    Income - low 19.2 %
    Internet 50.9 %
    Population - change 1.0 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.2 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 3.4 %
    Work force - older 33.4 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7163229
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.2643456
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 98.19687 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 24.414927 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7042768 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 64.46906
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 23.791101
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 11.648643 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 66.94672 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 185.75307 Gal
    Bulk density 1.5722171 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 1.6565971 %
    Carbon store pre-European 165.6597 kgC/ha
    Clay % 38.996178 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 18.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 43.75 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 22.5
    Lithology - age range 30.45 my
    Lithology - fertility 5.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 93.8125 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.9432745 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.3480208 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 12.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7975
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.28
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.385
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 33.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.415
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 13785.05 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 66.82422 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 122.8183 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.9266055
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 22.60895 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1787.6727 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 12.30131 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.9266055
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.498235
    Unreliable water retention parameters 46.875
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 74.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.20776 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 237.83333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.909802 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.814659 m
    Topographic roughness 10.24397 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.89155 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0046 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 63.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.026 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0421 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 82.411766 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 164.29411 Day